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Category: SEO Tools
12 Jul 2019

How to Monitor a Website: Free & Awesome Website Monitoring Tools

You can invest ton of time and money into marketing your website but all your effort will be wasted if your site is down. Uptime is the biggest usability and conversion hurdle… The biggest, yet often most overlooked. How to Monitor a Website: Tools Don’t let yourself fall prey to the same mistake. Here are some easy to use monitoring tools that will tell you the second your users lose… [Read More…]

26 Mar 2019

8 Tools to Track, Analyze and Beat Your Competitors

Competitor marketing is pretty much the obsession of every business owner out there. They want to know what the other guy is saying, doing and what is working. They also want to know what isn’t working, so they can swoop in and poach their customers (admit it, you do this any time you can). But keeping up with the competition’s moves is hard and without the right tools you will… [Read More…]

03 Sep 2018

The Google Featured Snippet Optimization Tool by Ninjas.

Today, I’m happy to announce the launch of our first paid tool from the Internet Marketing Ninjas tool division, Ninja Tools: The Featured Snippet Optimization Tool. Featured snippets have been exploding over the past few years: Last year, one study showed that about 30% of searches in Google were showing featured snippets at the top of the search results page. According to the data we’ve collected over the past two… [Read More…]

28 Sep 2017

How to Organize Tips and News You Consume Daily

Information is flowing around us all the time. Sensationalized headlines on trendy stories peek at us from the sidebar of Facebook. Enticing hashtags beckon us to discover their meaning. One news story leads to another, and another, and another. Within minutes of getting online in the morning, you can find yourself falling down the rabbit hole. How can you possibly keep track of everything? How are you able to organize… [Read More…]

09 Aug 2017

Three Time-Saving Youtube Search Tools to Bookmark

Youtube stores lots of valuable information. I find myself searching Youtube more and more often. It’s an awesome way to enhance your research, check your competitors’ visual tactics and even manage your own product reputation. For some reason, Youtube’s own search engine has always been somewhat lacking and while it has nice filters and supports handy search operators, it’s not quite usable. I have easier time to use Google to… [Read More…]

26 Apr 2017

Guide to the Top SEO Tools | SEOchat Edition

SEO is among one of the biggest concerns for anyone who is running an online business or website. While there are plenty of marketing techniques that are important, particularly content and social, search ranking is still a crucial element to netting yourself a strong audience. After all, not everyone is going to come across your social media account or blog, but a few targeted keywords could bring them straight to… [Read More…]

24 Oct 2016

3 Helpful Apps to Visualize and Simplify Google Analytics Data

Google Analytics is an awesome platform. It’s the most advanced, flexible and the smartest website analytics software that comes for free. But it will easily take you days (if not months to figure out!) While digging deep into the data is important, you may want to leave it to pros while enjoying the simplified regular reports using the following tools: Whatagraph Whatagraph is a most indepth, yet easy-to-understand visualization of… [Read More…]

16 May 2016

5 Awesome Google Spreadsheet Addons for Keyword Research

Who doesn’t love Google Spreadsheets? For their awesome live collaboration features, fast performance and usability I consider them to be one of the best Google’s products. I have already listed Google Docs addons. In this article, I am listing some of the most useful Google Spreadsheet addons that can help you with keyword research: 1. Text Analysis Addon This is a freemium addon that comes with a ton of free… [Read More…]

19 Sep 2014

Where Do Web Directories Fit Into the Internet Picture?

Web Directories serve many purposes, whether you are a consumer visiting the web directory to find a solution to your problem or a company wanting to gain exposure for your brand. Either way, the web directory helps to meet those objectives. Web Search and Web Directories Many times we refer to “Googling” something, performing an internet search with a tool like Google, Bing, or another search provider. There used to be… [Read More…]

05 May 2014

3 Domain Search Tools to Bookmark

As the Internet is getting more diverse and real-time, monitoring your reputation is getting even more complex. The following three tools will hopefully add some new sources for your reputation management research: 1. Reddit /domain/ Reddit is getting more and more diverse. Tracking if your site or your brand is being discussed on Reddit is not easy. Your page can be added multiple times There are hundreds of subreddits, so… [Read More…]

10 Feb 2014

Free and Useful On-Page Optimization Tools

On-page SEO is one of those elements to any campaign that is unavoidable. It doesn’t matter if you are running a shop, a blog, or a service. Without making sure search bots can understand and read your pages correctly, all other efforts won’t be as efficient (or complete). The entire tools section here is a beta part of SEO Chat. Page Comparison This is a great (if very simple) tool… [Read More…]

09 Jan 2014

10 Alternative Search Engines To Google

Google tends to be the 800lbs gorilla in the room during most SEO discussions. However, they aren’t the only search engine on the web. In fact there are literally hundreds of alternatives to Google. Some of these focus on a small niche while others try to search the entire universe! Optimizing for these may not be worth your while, but understanding how different engines rank their results will give you… [Read More…]

16 Sep 2013

3 Ways to Research a Web Page Outbound Links Using SEOchat Tools

There may be some valid reasons you may want to see where each page is linking out to (meaning internal and external outbound links): See how relevant and trustworthy links on your clients’ page are (to possibly identify a penalty) Research your own link neighborhood (are there any obviously paid/optimized links standing next to yours?) Identify broken or outdated / expired pages You name it! Today’s collection of tools is… [Read More…]